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The mouse that roared.

Author: Leonard Wibberley
Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown [©1955]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Tiny Duchy of Grand Fenwick undertakes to rehabilitate its national economy by declaring war on the U.S., since that nation takes tender care of its defeated enemies. The story tells how the Fenwickian invasion Force of 23 longbowmen not only won the war, but seized the newly invented quadium bomb and by virtue of its possession compelled the cessation of the armament race.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Humorous fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leonard Wibberley
ISBN: 0316938726 9780316938723
OCLC Number: 1016437
Notes: A shorter version appeared in the Saturday evening post under the title: The day New York was invaded.
Description: 279 pages 21 cm

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The Tiny Duchy of Grand Fenwick undertakes to rehabilitate its national economy by declaring war on the U.S., since that nation takes tender care of its defeated enemies. The story tells how the Fenwickian invasion Force of 23 longbowmen not only won the war, but seized the newly invented quadium bomb and by virtue of its possession compelled the cessation of the armament race.

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